Rebecca Dixon

12 Flips | 1 Magazine | @rdixon13 | Keep up with Rebecca Dixon on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Rebecca Dixon”

ISU World Team Trophy figure skating – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/sport/gallery/2013/apr/16/isu-figure-skating-in-pictures<p>720<p>We take a look at some of the most striking shapes made by …

Smell of reputation judging lingers over skate worlds

LONDON, Ontario. -- After covering figure skating for 33 years, you learn to accept the partly subjective nature of judging in the sport.<p>That does not make the “reputation judging” that falsified the men’s and pairs results at the World Championships that ended Saturday any less maddening or …

World Figure Skating Championships 2016 Schedule and Results

The 2016 World Figure Skating Championships took place in Boston between March 28 and April 3.<p>Four events take place at every World Figure Skating …

Patrick Chan, U.S. ice dancers lead at World Team event

TOKYO (AP) — Three-time world champion Patrick Chan of Canada and Adelina Sotnikova of Russia led after the short programs on the opening day of figure skating's World Team Trophy.<p>Chan fell on his opening quad Thursday and was shaky on the landing of his triple axel. But he finished with 86.67 …

Canada’s Virtue, Moir fall short in bid for another world ice dance title

No matter what <i>Carmen</i> had to give, the hole that Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir had to overcome was just too big.<p>The Canadian ice dancers earned a silver medal on Saturday at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships with an overall score of 185.04, after skating their sexy program to music from the …

Americans win ice dancing gold at figure skating worlds

LONDON, Ontario – The most competitive rivalry in figure skating is also one of the friendliest. After American ice dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White won their second world figure skating title on Saturday afternoon, finishing 4.52 points ahead of Canadians Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, the two …

Tony Gubba obituary

Tony Gubba, who has died aged 69 after suffering from leukaemia, would doubtless have been amused by the fact that, despite his long and …

Ten Things About The World of Figure Skating

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes in the world of figure skating? This is a list of some of the things about the sport that ice …

Cha Cha Ice Dance Tutorial

The Cha Cha is a pre-bronze level ​pattern ice dance which is skated in both partnered and solo ​figure skating tests and also at partnered and ​solo …